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  • Rotary Club of Norfolk $1,050 Grant Award

    April 17, 2017

    Horizons Hampton Roads is the proud recipient of a $1,050 grant award from the Rotary Club of Norfolk.  This generous gift will provide 3 sets of LEGO Mindstorm robotic kits for our Norfolk 7th graders this summer.  The funding for this grant comes from the Rotary Club of Norfolk club members’ generous donations to the […]

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  • Heather Waild – Virginia Reading Teacher of the Year!

    February 28, 2017

    Our summer Reading Specialist, Heather Waild, has been selected as the Virginia Reading Teacher of the Year! Heather is part of our Virginia Beach summer staff at Chesapeake Bay Academy and inspires our students every summer with her passion for reading.  Congratulations Heather! Read more about Heather Waild’s outstanding Virginia Reading Teacher of the Year  recognition […]

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  • Celebration Reception – Coastal Virginia Magazine’s #1 Inspiring Nonprofit Award

    January 12, 2017

    On January 11, 2017, Directors of the Board, Advisory Members, Program Graduates, Top Donors and Special Guests of Horizons Hampton Roads, all came together to celebrate our recent Coastal Virginia Magazine’s Giving Back #1 Inspiring Nonprofit award. Thanks to the generosity of our hosts, Alison & Thom Johnson, we came together in the spirit of community and giving […]

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  • Building Leaders with Bank of America!

    August 8, 2016

    Horizons Hampton Roads proudly hosted Bank of America Student Leader, Daisy Chan, this summer. Daisy was selected as one of five 2016 Bank of America Student Leaders in Hampton Roads and one of 200 nationwide.  Throughout her 6-weeks volunteering with our summer academic enrichment program, she assisted with various responsibilities to keep our #6weeksofhappiness running […]

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  • 2014-2015 Annual Report – “Young Minds…BIG Questions”

    March 29, 2016

    Last fiscal year was a year of growth for Horizons Hampton Roads.  We honored our Founding Chair, Paul Hirschbiel, at our 10th Anniversary Roast & Toast Gala & Auction, we participated in the first ever network-wide Horizons Giving Day, and we shared an inspiring summer centered around the theme “Young Minds…BIG Questions”.  Check out all […]

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  • Portsmouth General Hospital Foundation $15k Grant Award

    March 28, 2016

    Exciting announcement to formally thank Portsmouth General Hospital Foundation for granting $15,000 to support the addition of our 8th grade class in Portsmouth.  This summer, our Portsmouth site reaches full maturity as our rising 7th grade class from last summer moves up to be our first full 8th grade Portsmouth summer classroom! The mission at Portsmouth General Hospital […]

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  • Spectacular Saturdays – It’s a Wrap!

    March 26, 2016

    Horizons Hampton Roads completed five Spectacular Saturdays at P.B. Young Elementary. With 50 children enrolled, we averaged 27 children in Kindergarten or 1st Grade each weekend.  Students participated in Project-based learning, focusing on Reading and Math skills.  All children were assisted by a total of 31 volunteers who provided 126 hours of service over the […]

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  • Saturdays with P.B. Young 1st Graders

    February 29, 2016

        Spectacular Saturdays with Horizons Hampton Roads is underway! Over 25 Kindergarteners and First Graders enjoyed Spectacular Saturday at P.B. Young Elementary school in Norfolk on February 27, 2016.  TIme together included reading, writing, art, and math activities focused on butterflies and their life cycle.   Teachers were very ably assisted by volunteers from Norfolk […]

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  • $8k Nordstrom Grant Award to support Portsmouth Summer Program

    February 5, 2016

    We are proud to announce Nordstrom Cares $8,000 grant award to support our first rising 8th grade class in Portsmouth.  The youngest of our 3 summer program sites, Portsmouth has reached its maturity and will have the first-ever rising 8th grade class of students in summer 2016. Horizons Portsmouth site will be a complete K-8th grade summer academic enrichment program […]

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  • $5k Grant from Wells Fargo

    October 27, 2015

    We are the proud recipient of a $5,000 grant from Wells Fargo!  Wells Fargo’s contribution helps us continue to transform the lives of close to 400 local children in Hampton Roads through quality summer learning and new opportunities.  Huge Horizons thank you to our local Wells Fargo, Norfolk Branch.  We greatly appreciate your generosity and commitment to supporting a healthy future for […]

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